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Monroe Gardens Preserves Affordable Housing and Pilots Digital Equity in Revitalization Area
Monroe Gardens Preserves Affordable Housing and Pilots Digital Equity in Revitalization Area

Phoenix, Arizona, is redeveloping its obsolete public housing stock to deconcentrate poverty and create quality affordable housing units.




Expanding Equitable Opportunities in Housing
Expanding Equitable Opportunities in Housing

The legacy of racist housing policies, coupled with a shortage of affordable housing, has hindered the ability of minority and low-income families to build wealth, afford quality housing, and offer opportunities to their children.


First Project of County’s Mixed-Use Campus Serves Low-Income Families
First Project of County’s Mixed-Use Campus Serves Low-Income Families

Opened in January 2022, Mercy North Auburn is an affordable housing project within the Placer County Government Center (PCGC) campus in Auburn, California.



Small Cottage Village in Clarkston, Georgia, Provides Opportunity for Affordable Homeownership
Small Cottage Village in Clarkston, Georgia, Provides Opportunity for Affordable Homeownership

Opened in summer 2021, the Cottages on Vaughan is a pocket neighborhood of small homes in downtown Clarkston, Georgia, a city of approximately 15,000 people located 11 miles northeast of downtown Atlanta.



Understanding the Pandemic and Senior Housing Equity
Understanding the Pandemic and Senior Housing Equity

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately affected seniors, who are more prone to severe illness and death from COVID-19; are more likely to live in congregate settings; and are more likely to require in-person services, which increase their risk of exposure.


Building a New Community From Historic Roots in Washington, D.C.
Building a New Community From Historic Roots in Washington, D.C.

Ward 7 in Washington, D.C. has long suffered from disinvestment and high concentrations of poverty.



 

Pursuing Equitable Climate Adaptation in Legacy Cities
Pursuing Equitable Climate Adaptation in Legacy Cities

Cities across the United States must adapt to a changing climate.



 

Denver Community Center Offers Surplus Land for Affordable Housing
Denver Community Center Offers Surplus Land for Affordable Housing

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDDs), many of whom have very low incomes, tend to have difficulty finding safe and affordable housing.



Making ADU Development Equitable in California
Making ADU Development Equitable in California

Persistent housing shortages in California and the resulting high housing costs prompted state lawmakers, starting in 2016, to pass a series of laws legalizing and facilitating the construction of accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in the state.


 

Housing in Northern Alaska
Housing in Northern Alaska

The Taġiuġmiullu Nunamiullu Housing Authority (TNHA) is based in Utqiaġvik, Alaska, the northernmost community in the United States.


 

Redevelopment of County Office Space Includes New Affordable Housing Units in Austin, Texas
Redevelopment of County Office Space Includes New Affordable Housing Units in Austin, Texas

In 2016, Travis County partnered with developer DMA Companies to construct Travis Flats, an affordable housing development located within the boundaries of multiple revitalization plans commissioned by the county and the city of Austin, Texas.


A Tiny Home for Little Diomede, Alaska
A Tiny Home for Little Diomede, Alaska

Ensuring sufficient affordable housing is a challenge for many communities, but in the Bering Strait region of Alaska, topography, climate, and a lack of infrastructure can make housing construction especially challenging.



Building a New Multigenerational Neighborhood in Eagle River, Alaska
Building a New Multigenerational Neighborhood in Eagle River, Alaska

In Eagle River, Alaska, located approximately 15 miles from downtown Anchorage, the Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA) is helping revitalize the city’s downtown while providing affordable housing and green amenities to seniors, families, and other residents.


 

PD&R Quarterly Update: Climate and Housing
PD&R Quarterly Update: Climate and Housing

On September 22, 2022, HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R) held its latest Quarterly Update event, which focused on climate and housing as well as HUD’s role in climate change mitigation and adaptation.


The Clinton Avenue Apartments Preserves Affordable Housing and a Piece of Albany’s Architectural History
The Clinton Avenue Apartments Preserves Affordable Housing and a Piece of Albany’s Architectural History

Reopened in summer 2021, the Clinton Avenue Apartments is a 210-unit, scattered-site affordable housing development in the Arbor Hill neighborhood of Albany, New York.


Lessons From Nonprofit Administrators of the Emergency Rental Assistance Program
Lessons From Nonprofit Administrators of the Emergency Rental Assistance Program

As the coronavirus pandemic has progressed, the structures in place to distribute aid to affected U.S. households have changed..


Mixed Income Artist Community Serves Downtown Baltimore
Mixed Income Artist Community Serves Downtown Baltimore

Four Ten Lofts is a new mixed-income community in downtown Baltimore, Maryland.


 

California Communities Use State Grant to Combat Climate Change and Rising Rents
Aerial view of Oakland, California.'

California Communities Use State Grant to Combat Climate Change and Rising Rents



 


Permanent Supportive Housing for New Jersey Veterans
Photograph of a four-story residential building with a parking lot in front.

The Gordon H. Mansfield Veterans Village in Tinton Falls, New Jersey, provides 70 units of permanent supportive housing for veterans.


 

Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown
Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown

Transfiguration Place Apartments Gains Its Third Life as Affordable Housing in Detroit’s Banglatown